Amit Pasricha lives in New Delhi and comes from a family of photographers. A well-known architectural and social documentary photographer, he specializes in the panoramic format and his work has been exhibited in India, London, and New York, forming part of several private collections. His photographs have also been published in several books, including Dome over India: Rashtrapati Bhavan, Horizons: The Tata-India Century, Maharaja of Palaces : Umaid Bhavan , Mughal Style and India: Then & Now. Pasricha’s panoramic collector’s edition, The Monumental India Book was voted as the top 10 coffee table books of the world in 2008. In 2010 he brought out its sequel The Sacred India Book which won the national award and hot off the press is a comprehensive study on Mughal Architecture in the sub-continent titled Mughal Architecture and Gardens.
Pasricha calls himself ‘the panoramist’. His current projects include
- The ‘Walas’
- India at Home to be published in 2012